Stephen F. Austin State University

Staff Trainings

Our Staff's Training

Our full time staff members as well as our new Hearing Panel Officers and Advisors have received extensive training about Title IX federal law, our policy, and procedures. Materials from the trainings that these individuals received are available below.

2020 Trainings

Hearing Officer and Advisor Training

Training Orientation

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

Overview of Title IX

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

Overview of the Hearing Model

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

Trauma-Informed Care Training

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

Advisor Training

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

Hearing Officer & Decision-Maker Training

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

Mediator Training

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

Mock Hearing

This training was attended by these Advisors and Hearing Panelists.

2021 Trainings

Coordinator Level 2: Pressures, Politics, Sanctions, Minors, & MOUs

This training was attended virtually by Lissy Turner, Title IX Compliance Specialist, on February 4th, 11th, 18th, and 25th.

Human Trafficking

This training was attended by Lissy Turner, Title IX Compliance Specialist, and Kate West, Title IX Graduate Assistant, on February 11th.

Civil Rights Investigator Level 3 Training and Certification

This training was attended virtually by Lissy Turner, Title IX Compliance Specialist, on March 1st.

Title IX Training

This training was attended virtually by Kate West, Title IX Graduate Assistant, on March 9th.

Title IX Rationale Best Writing Practices

This training was attended virtually by Lissy Turner, Title IX Compliance Specialist, on March 12th.

Possible Policy and Legal Changes for Higher Education under the New Administration

This training was attended virtually by Kate West, Title IX Graduate Assistant, on March 19th.

Title IX Investigator Training

This training was attended virtually by Rachel Pierce, Title IX Investigator, from June 7-11th.

Annual Title IX & Sexual Harassment Response for Institutional Teams

This training was attended virtually by Lissy Turner, Interim Title IX Coordinator, Rachel Pierce, Title IX Investigator, and Kate West, Title IX Graduate Assistant, on July 27th.

Foundations of Practice, Law, Policy, and Practices for Title IX

These trainings were attended by Dr. Kacee Garner, Title IX Investigator, throughout September and October of 2021.

Title IX Compliance - Learning Path

These Title IX Hearing Panelists, Investigators, Deputy Coordinator, and other Title IX staff members have completed the Title IX Compliance Learning Path from the Student Conduct Institute.